Schuylkill County Death Notice for January 1, 2022
Skook News obituary: January 1, 2022
Obituaries published in the Schuylkill County area.
Jean M. Barton, 91, entered eternal rest on Saturday January 1 at her home.
Services will be advertised by Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home 515 West Market St. Pottsville PA 17901.
Judith A. “Nan” Mills, 81, of Pottsville, died Wednesday night at her residence with her loving family by her side.
Born in Pottsville on July 22, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Norman H. and the late Margaret (Cavalier) Felker.
She graduated from Pottsville High School in 1959 and was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Pottsville.
For many years, Judy worked in clothing for the Onyx Blouse Company, then worked as a nurse’s aide at the Pottsville Hospital.
She loved cooking, baking, sewing, crochet, gardening, the beach and family vacations, but most of all spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her great-granddaughter, Emma; sister, Margaret Boyer and brother, Roy “Buzzy” Edwards.
Judith is survived by her daughters, Sherri Marx, wife of Richard, of Pottsville; Cathryn Veronsky, widow of John, of Tamaqua; Kristine Maley, wife of Michael of Pepperell, MA; and Michele Yom, wife of Lee, of Pine Grove; grandchildren: Rick, husband of Astra; Adam; Justin; Tamra, wife of Marc; Travis and his fiancée, Jenna; Michael; Patrick; Joshua; Brandon; Gabrielle; Siandra; great-grandchildren: Cooper, Ayla, Judein, Parker, Hailey and Jonah; brother, James, husband of Donna Felker, of FL; several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, January 5 at 11:00 a.m. at Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc., 1818 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, with Pastor Chris Rothharpt officiating. A visitation will take place from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral at the funeral home.
Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.
Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of the arrangements.